True Story! From the ashes of Legion of Goons (and In Living Color), Friends of the People wins sketch TV series order on TruTV

The third time was the proverbial charm for the comedians who just earned a 10-episode sketch comedy series order today from TruTV. Friends of the People — Kevin Barnett, Jennifer Bartels, Jermaine Fowler, Lil Rel Howery, The Lucas Brothers and Josh Rabinowitz — will debut their series this summer on TruTV, with a combination of in-studio scripted sketch and man-on-the-street segments. Most of the group first met and performed together in 2012 for the ill-fated In Living Color reboot for FOX. Their efforts then never made it to air. But they enjoyed their time enough to keep pressing on,...

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